It’s been a great week for fantastic long-form narrative design, in-depth write-ups, and interesting news.
A really detailed case study of the new FT web app – the digital team at the Financial Times are doing really groundbreaking work in digital publishing, and deserve a lot of kudos for sharing what they learn.
Newsweek has had a beautiful, responsive redesign that looks great on desktop and mobile. In this writeup on the new Newsweek design you can get some great insights into their publishing schedule and advertising models, as well as the thoughts behind the redesign.
A beautifully designed essay about a banjo-playing busker.
How Pitchfork prefers engagement over eyeballs for its beautiful “Snowfall” style features.
An interview with Hearst Magazines Editorial Director Ellen Levine on the future of digital publishing.
CIO of the Irish Times Johnny Ryan talks about the role of newspapers in a digital world.
A survey on the magazine preferences of tablet readers